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Answered 2014-06-27 21:58:18

A sore throat and white tongue are indicative of having a cold or throat infection. Taking over the counter remedies should alleviate the symptoms. If they do not go away within a few days, seek medical attention.

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What could be the cause of the red bumps on the back of your tongue and throat Both your tongue and throat are sore?

Deficiency of the vitamins the tongue sore is the cause to tongue sore.

What causes sores on the tongue with a sore throat?

It could be something that you ate, or you could have strep throat. Go to your doctor to be sure. Answer causes of tongue sore is painful white or yellow ulcer surrounded by a bright red/white area.

What does it mean if your throat is sore and your tongue is yellow but there are no other symptoms?

It means you have the tongue sore get treatment and cure.

Sore throat hurts to swallow bumps on tongue?

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Your tongue is swollen with sore blisters and sore round white patch inside lip with difficulty swallowing earache headache and sore throat?

Definately see your doctor and show him your blisters and white thrush. Answer you must consult the good dentalist because you have more problems regarding the tongue sore.

What instrument is used for sore throat?

tongue depressor

What causes a Sore throat with white spots on tonsils?

Sore throat with white spots on tonsils could be strep throat or thrush.

What is a sore throat?

It is soreness or tenderness in the throat beyond the tongue caused by iritation or infection.

You have sore throat and inflammed gums and ulcers on your tongue?


What is wrong if you are 15 and your tongue has red raised lumps at back underneath and side of tongue uncomfortable to swallow and sore throat?

It should be an precaution or symptoms of tongue sore or it may be canker sore

What if my throat is sore with a yellow tongue but no other symptoms?

A sore throat can be caused by many things. Although a yellow tongue could be a result of having a strep throat, you also need to look for patches on the tongue or if its hurts or is sensitive to touch. If your throat or tongue is causing you pain, it would be best to go see a doctor about it.

Why is it when you have a sore throat you get tiny cuts on your tongue?

This is only a sensation, you do not actually get tiny cuts in your throat. The soreness you feel from the sore throat can feel like tiny cuts but it is only an irritation of the throat.

What are some signs of strep throat?

sore and swollen throat and white spots in your throat

Why lips and tongue burn?

if you drink something very hot or if you have a sore throat.

Can allergies make you have red sores on the back of your tongue and have a sore throat?


How do you know your tongue is infected?

Sore throat, heavy swelling, excessive pain, fever.

What is the prognosis for scarlet fever?

sore throat, bright red tongue, a rash, fever

What are the affects of strep?

A most unpleasant sore throat, a spotted tongue (white coated with small spots of normal tongue-color showing), swollen glands, and there can be liver damage sometimes when not treated with antibiotics.

Why does the back of my tongue hurt?

sore throat? Maybe you need your tonsoles removed. A sore throat can be symptomatic of a variety of conditions. I recommend consulting with your health care provider if the problem persists.

How do you know if you have a sore throat?

Does your throat feel raw and sore? If the answer is yes, you have a sore throat.

What causes sore throat and bumps on the back of the tongue?

URTI Upper Respiratory Track Infection

Why do you get Sore throat?

you can get a sore throat By shouting

Do bright red spots on side of tongue indicate strep throat?

You can not know the cause of sore throat on clinical examination. You need to do the throat swab culture for the same.

What causes white spots on tongue with sore gums?


How do you know if you have sore throat?

It's called a sore throat because it hurts. If you feel pain in your throat, that is a sore throat.

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